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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.61723

Preserved specimen of Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847) | Southern Mussel recorded on 1857-03

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.61723
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10309614; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.61723"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.61723
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Smith, Dr. B. J. - Queen Victoria Museum"]
Identified date 1992
Collector ["Blandowski, W.","Krefft, G."]
Supplied as "W.Blandowski & G.Krefft"
Specimen type Paratypes: Velesunio testatus Iredale, 1943 : Propehyridellidae : : Bivalvia : Mollusca
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1992
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 01/Sep/1999";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 01/Sep/1999";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1857, Month: 3, Day:
Supplied date "1857-03"
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10033589
Date precision MONTH

Taxonomy

Scientific name Velesunio ambiguus
Supplied scientific name "Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Southern Mussel
Supplied common name "Balonne Freshwater Mussel"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Unionida
Family Hyriidae
Genus Velesunio
Species Velesunio ambiguus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)
Scientific name authorship (Philippi, 1847)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Philippi, 1847)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -34.05833
Supplied as: "-34.05833"
Longitude 141.866
Supplied as: "141.866"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Junction of Murray & Darling Rivers, reedy lake
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 15430 B] Australia, New South Wales, Junction of Murray & Darling Rivers, reedy lake (34° 03' 30" S, 141° 52' 00" E) /03/1857 - /03/1857, W.Blandowski & G.Krefft(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 34° 3' 30" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 52' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2020/12/4
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Middle and Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW7
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Darling Alluvium
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lower Darling Alluvium (GS23)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Western Porous Rock (GS50)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW8
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) New South Wales Murray and Lower Darling
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS18
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Lower Darling
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys DARLING
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lower
    NRM Regions 2010 Lower Murray Darling
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murray Scroll Belt
    IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Scroll Belt
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LOWER MALLEE
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Farrer
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wentworth (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wentworth
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WENTWORTH SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Budjiti, Euahlayi, Murrawarri, Ngemba, Wailwan
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Murrawarri, Ngemba, Wailwan
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Mutthi Mutthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri, Yorta Yorta
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 41
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 860
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WENTWORTH-BALRANALD REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LOWER MURRAY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MURRAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FARRER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FARRER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BALRANALD - WENTWORTH
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BALRANALD - WENTWORTH - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
    PSMA Localities (2018) WENTWORTH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MURRAY-DARLING
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Wentworth (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Lower Darling Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Saltbush and/or Bluebush shrublands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 5312742.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.014456 t/ha
    Potassium 0.062066 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6819
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.692
    Endemism 0.0043755565
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004475768
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2321.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.100017 index
    Species Richness 347.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.15163197
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 57.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 19.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.11 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4463276
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.43683532
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.686666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.6575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.5 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.20157334
    Aridity index - month max 0.46153846
    Aridity index - month min 0.067001626
    Evaporation - annual mean 163.18816 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6461.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 298.5002 mm
    Evaporation - month min 52.0 mm
    Evaporation - variability 23.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.83448 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 58.478985 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.77413 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.950966 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.577705 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.577705 %
    Precipitation - annual 266.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 264.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 22.35658 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.111554384
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 74.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 16.278969 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.211036
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.20759213
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 81.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.901667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.595 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.77 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.06 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.78
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 216.20534 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 285.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 76.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 18.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 16.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 86.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 173.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 286.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 44.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 107.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5136.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 330.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 141.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.074167 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.041231055 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 226274.39 m
    Remoteness index 4.1071067
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 160.0 %
    Runoff - average 6.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 31.341803
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 66.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5015032 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.6216071 %
    Clay % 37.457516 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.19
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.37
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.9921567
    Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 41.53846
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.1294 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 188.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 18.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 36.0 m
    Elevation 35.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.05270626 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.8111839 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.05113836 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1994 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 30.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0085 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 28.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3736 NDVI